Welcome to the Northwest Region: Region 1

Region 1 RPC Melissa PerreaultMelissa Perreault, CPP

Regional ATOD Prevention Coordinator
218-281-3385 x2227 C: 218-289-0697


Melissa Perreault is the Northwest MN Region 1 Prevention Center Coordinator. Melissa has served as the RPC for NW MN since Spring of 2007. She works out of Polk County Public Health in Crookston. Melissa graduated from the University of North Dakota with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and is now pursuing a Master of Public Administration degree. Melissa is a Certified Prevention Professional. Previous to becoming a RPC, Melissa worked with the Polk County Collaborative, the Northwest Minnesota Council of Collaboratives and Federal Safe Schools grantees.

Region 1 Counties

Becker, Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Kittson, Lake of the Woods , Mahnomen, Marshall , Norman, Pennington , Polk , Red Lake, Roseau

Highlights from Region 1

A Success Story of the Roseau County Prevention Coalition
The Roseau County Prevention Coalition (RCPC) practices a diversity of approaches to ensure no one under 21 will get served alcohol.
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Changes in the Community due to the P&I grant
The P&I grant has led to improved cooperation and incredible results in Roseau County.
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Region 1 Coalitions

Contact your RPC for more information about these coalitions.

Polk County Collaborative  – Polk County
Council of Collaboratives  – Norman, Polk, Marshall, Kittson, Red Lake Counties,
Norman County Collaborative  – Norman County
Red Lake County Collaborative  – Red Lake County
Marshall County Collaborative  – Marshall County
Roseau County Prevention Coalition  – Roseau County
Hubbard County Youth Drug and Alcohol Task Force  – Hubbard County
Lake of the Woods Children and Families Collaborative  – Lake of the Woods County
Polk County Drug Free Communities Grant  – Polk County
Warren-Alvarado-Oslo School District Drug Free Communities Grant  – Marshall County
Bemidji Area Prevention Alliance  – Beltrami County